Officially open for 2017, the Attacq Smart Cities Innovation Pitching Platform showcases future-focused technologies that contribute to the ‘smart city' concept at Waterfall City. The platform is for aspiring and emerging entrepreneurs to pitch their smart city business ideas for potential implementation.
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Vivian Loftness, a key member of Pittsburgh's Carnegie Mellon University's leadership in sustainability research and education, and contributor to the ongoing development of the ‘Intelligent Workplace', will address the Green Building Council South Africa's (GBCSA) Green Building Convention in Cape Town this year.
23 hours ago
Property developer Abland, together with JV partners The Ellerine Brothers, will develop Cape Town's newest office tower, 35 Lower Long, situated on Lower Long Street in the City Bowl.
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Designed and conceptualised by Cameroonian architecture firm, Hermann Kamte & Associates (HKA), Lagos' Wooden Tower is a proposed addition to Nigeria's capital and one of Africa's most populated cities.
Lindsay Samson 1 day ago
According to Sassda executive director John Tarboton, one of the biggest obstacles to the specification of stainless steel in certain applications is the misperception that it's more expensive in comparison to other initially cheaper options. Addressing this challenge, in 2016 the association launched an app that assists engineers in assessing stainless steel life cycle costs, giving its technology a mobile platform.
Sindy Peters 2 days ago
Chatsworth Centre will see the launch of a new anchor tenant being added to its tenant mix this October, SuperSpar, occupying approximately 3,345m2. With more than two-thirds of the work already complete, the Spar will open its doors to the public on 25 October.
2 days ago
Online kitchenware and homeware retailer, Yuppiechef, has announced the launch of its first brick and mortar store signaling the start of its omnichannel journey. The outlet is due to open at the Willowbridge Shopping Centre in Tyger Valley on 1 October 2017.
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The New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD) gathered international investors and CEO-level business leaders at the NASDAQ Stock Market on Monday, 18 September, for the launch of its 5% Agenda initiative.
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We caught up with Dexter Moren of Dexter Moren Associates, the architect behind the new Tsogo Sun SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl and the StayEasy Cape Town City Bowl to find out more about the development which was launched recently.
Robin Fredericks 3 days ago
The National Home Builders Registration Council (NHBRC) has appointed Mziwonke Dlabantu as CEO with effect from 1 October 2017.
3 days ago
Atterbury is developing the new R350m, 15,000m2 Mediclinic hospital in Stellenbosch.
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The 2017 Retail, Design and Development Awards (RDDA) winners were announced on the opening day of the South African Council of Shopping Centres (SACSC) Annual Congress, held in Cape Town's International Convention Centre.
15 Sep 2017
The business and commercial property landscape is changing as a result of mass urbanisation and population growth. In fact, 64.3% of the current South African population lives in urban areas. As a result, buildings are now being constructed taller than ever before so they remain within the constraints of land use designation.
Pieter van den Berg 15 Sep 2017